Sometimes you can change the meaning of a word by adding a blank space, so that one word becomes two:
atheist > a theist
Using that approach, try solving this puzzle: Creationists and evolutionists disagree about human origins. They explain how we came to exist and how we acquired “human nature” in very different ways. But can you think of a single word that would sum up both the creationist and evolutionist explanations, if you insert a blank space as in the above example?
Think about that – a word that expresses both of these viewpoints, if in one case you insert a space to make it two words.
Anything coming to mind?
Of course there may be answers I haven’t thought of.
But here’s mine:
Creationists say: Genesis.
Evolutionists say: Genes is.
Bad grammar, but I hope it gave you a chuckle.
Roger Christan Schriner
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